John Ellicott

SPCS Technical Manager                                      

Telephone Number
+44(0)131 244 8963



  • I joined SASA in April 2013 as the SPCS Technical Manager and am currently combining that role with that of Export Liaison Officer.
  • Prior to this I worked for SGRPID as an Agricultural Officer for 11 years covering a range of duties including livestock inspections, agri environment schemes, SFP and its predecessors and all aspects of seed potato work.
  • Before joining the Scottish Government I worked for CSC Crop Protection conducting variety and agrochemical trials on a wide range of combinable crops and potatoes.
  • Studied BSc Agriculture at Bangor University of North Wales.